The town of Boxborough is a growing community of 5,000+ residents with a AAA Bond Rating. The town is seeking qualified candidates for the position of Town Accountant. The Town Accountant is a key member of the town’s financial team responsible for maintaining a complete set of accounting records.

Bachelor’s degree in accounting, finance, business administration or related field, preferred. At least five years’ experience in business administration or financial management or any equivalent combination of experience and education. This five years’ experience in a municipal environment, preferred. Successful candidate should have thorough knowledge of municipal accounting principles and practices, fund accounting; comprehensive knowledge of GAAP, UMAS and GASB regulations and thorough knowledge of computer software including databases, spreadsheets and financial packages. Specific knowledge of the legal controls, methods and procedures of municipal finance. Working knowledge of VADAR and MCPPO Certification are pluses.

This is a full-time position with an excellent benefits package. Salary $69,199 – $76,382 DOQE. Send cover letter and resume by May 17 to: cmahoney@boxborough-ma.gov. AA/EOE.

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